Several months means many months.. may be 5-6 or more months. Some months can be 2-3 months.. A few months can be 1-2months...
How long is a few months?
Usually, a couple of months are 2 months and a few months are 3 months.
Is 4 a few or several?
[ed note: several=4 here]. Verdict: in common use, several is often more than a couple and a few, though it is sometimes the same as both and occasionally more than a few.
What several weeks mean?
determiner. a more than a few; an indefinite small number.
What does in a few months mean?
in a few months definition, in a few months meaning | English dictionary. like nothing adv. very little; very few; said to indicate that something is in a low amount/quantity or insignificant.
Is a few 3 or 4?
While many people would agree that "a few" means three or more, the actual dictionary definition of "a few" is, "not many but more than one." So, "a few" cannot be one, but it can be as low as two.
What does a few months ago mean?
Few months earlier can be used in reference to an event while few months ago refers to current date ..But when you use few it means they are more than one.. So you should say "few months earlier to the stock market crash the government got a report about it but they did nothing"
Can you say since two months ago?
'Since' is often used as word to identify a specific time reference, however two months ago is not specific. This has to do with Present Perfect Tense. Ago is a reference to the past, whereas Since is a reference to a period, or specific time.
What is a month ago?
one month ago means one month previously to now, but one month earlier means one month previously to another time, either that you have already mentioned or you say "one month previously to..." and then the time.
What is the meaning of few days ago?
A few days ago refers to something relative to now/today. "A few days ago I saw a new film". "A few days before" refers to any specified past (and someitmes future) time relative to an event or a point in time. "A few days before I was due to go to France, I fell over and broke my arm".
How do you use few days ago?
Both are grammatically correct as 'back' and 'ago' both refer to past tense . Eg: I visited the farm house a few days back/ago. Here are few examples:
I'm glad I tried to turn you into a rock a few days ago.
I met Tom a few days ago.
I sent the letter a few days back.
She had a minor operation a few days back.
Is it back or Ago?
Ago and back (informal) are used for past times from the present moment: I graduated from high school ten years ago. We sent the package three days ago. I moved here about five years back.
Is a few days ago Correct?
Yes, you need to put "a few days ago".
Which word is wrong in this sentence I have decided a few days ago?
a is the wrong word.
What is the difference between a few days and few days?
The difference in meaning is subtle, but usually few puts a little more attention on the negative—that there is not a large number (of people or things). A few puts a little more attention on the positive—that there is a small number (of people or things).
How many days are in a few days?
It is common use to say 'a couple' to mean 'a few', though. A couple of days is usually 2 days. A few days could be 2 or more days, usually 3 or 4.